Academic Catalog


Course Code: 3840261
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 4,5
Department: Aerospace Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr TUBA PKN
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 3570119 , 3580105
The course set above should be completed before taking ASE261 STATICS .

Course Content

Fundamental concepts and principles of mechanics. Introductory vector analysis. Statics of particles. Statics and equilibrium of rigid bodies in 2-D and 3-D. Equivalent system of forces and couples. Analysis of simple structures, trusses and machines. Analysis of simple beams. Friction. Moments of Inertia.